Dock operator – Dock & Transport

Oresund DryDocks AB needs to extend our organisation with:

Dock operators for our Dock & Transport department

The Dock & Transport Department is responsible, among other things, for receiving vessels in dock or at quay, Each vessel is handled as a project which will be led by a project manager and its project team. The tempo is high, and the timeframe is short 7-10 days per vessel. During these days many ad-hoc activities needs to be handled by our staff, so we all need to be problem solvers.

The expectations from our customers and our own organization regarding docking, transport, lifting and waste management is that the tasks are performed in a good way. Currently are 4 supervisors and 9 operators working at the department. It is the task of the supervisors to plan what resources are required in your department for each project. As a dock operator, you perform the tasks assigned. An important task is to participate during planning and execution of docking and undocking of vessels in our docks.


  • You have worked with similar tasks on a repair shipyard

  • Knowledge of ship movement operations and activities

  • Understanding of docking plans and executing block setting according to plan

  • Knowledge of the ordinances, policies and procedures affecting mooring operations

  • Good knowledge English, both speaking and writing.

  • Drivers License for passenger car

In order to be successful in your work you are stimulated by finding solutions to problems and you put the customer in the center. We see that you can handle physical work and are not afraid to step in when necessary. New things happen every day. You find it easy to collaborate and work in teams but you need to be able to perform duties without assistance. We are an international workplace so you need to understand and speak English. We often work at inconvenient times so you need to be flexible for this.


  • Thoroughly

  • Taking responsibility

  • Driven

  • Security conscious


Do you want to join our exciting journey? Then don’t wait to apply for this challenging job. Send your application no later than 2023-12-31. The recruitment selection is made continuously and we only accept applications through the application form in our recruitment tool. We look forward to receiving your application.

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If you have any questions regarding the position or recruitment process you’re welcome to contact Thomas Arvebratt, HR Manager, at

You find more about Oresund DryDocks AB at

Oresund DryDocks

The business is run at the shipyard in Landskrona and has for the past 20 years very successfully conducted profitable business while growing. The team is made up of dedicated problem solvers – from project management to production and together we have around 80 employees. Oresund DryDock’s environment is characterized by large ships, and work in heavy industry with high demands on flexibility and level of service. Our customers are Swedish and international shipping companies such as Viking Line, Stena Line and Kustbevakningen.

We are an entrepreneur-driven business with a focus on problem-solving and service level regarding technically complex challenges. We are in an important shift with good development potential where all companies within the group are being prepared for broadening and expansion.

At Oresund DryDocks you will quickly become part of the team. We are a tight-knit group where the environment is characterized by a familiar and good atmosphere with both humor and great commitment. We share knowledge with each other and see it as natural to use each other as a sounding board. At the same time, in your role, you will also have close contact with other businesses and have the opportunity to influence both the product, the process and the methods.